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Michael's Gate (Michalska brana)

Stary mesto Michalska 24, Bratislava 811 03, Slovakia
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Stary mesto Michalska 24, Bratislava 811 03, Slovakia
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Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

This is a great place to eat, drink and take it all in. The centre of this thoroughfare is the tower which has shops, eateries and stalls either side. Bustling and pretty.

Thank AlanT88OWN
Reviewed 1 week ago

This Gate is a sort of entry to the town as was the custom in previous centuries, probably to keep marauders & attackers away as well as regulate charges for people entering the Town. The street inside is lined with café and other shops selling...More

Thank wallacejain
Reviewed 1 week ago

Bit of a hike to the top - not for those who dont like climbing stairs. But great views and a real sense of exposure on top. Interesting military museum as well which can break the leg burning climb to the top. On a beautiful...More

Thank Kevin H
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

An entrance to the old town. It is one of the last gate remaining of the entrance of the old town. Surely gives out the culture and ethics of the old times with narrow street and beautiful statues and architecture. Don't make an effort to...More

Thank shivesh106
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This is in the old part of town and an excellent position for some beautiful photos. The gate is the only remaining gate from the original fortification so it is very significant. Don't forget to look for the executioners house - believed to be haunted....More

Thank Xanerin
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The gate is the only remaining gate of the original fortification structure for the old town. It has a weapons museum inside and a stunning view when climbed.

Thank Bridget J
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I've been here dozens of times over e last 10 years. It is one of the hubs of Bratislava's old city and is full of artisans, buskers and tourists alike. There is a plethora of cute, old, modern and diverse restaurants serving any kind of...More

Thank ExpressCheckOut
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

One of the key sights of the old town, hard to miss and at the top of a pleasant pedestrian street with lots of shops, bars and restaurants.

Thank travelpassion
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Really nice selection of bars and places to eat, well worth a visit and only a short walk to the Danube.

Thank Ian M
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

My favorite view in Bratislava. In Gate is also museum of weapons what is very interesting, but I like the most the view from the top. It have very good atmosphere and you can see old buildings from top.

Thank Kristina B
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